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Nurse text Book-'Lectures for Nurses' - 'Lectures for Nurses'

From the Collection of Alfred Hospital Nurses League-Nursing Archives Old Monash Medical School Building, Ground Floor Alfred Hospital 55 Commercial Road melbourne Victoria

Description
A small, light blue,fabric covered book.
Size
width: 12 cm Length: 18.5cm Depth: 2cm
Object Registration
45.01
Keywords
nurse lecture book. alfred hospital
Historical information
The Alfred Hospital commenced a Preliminary Training School in 1933. From 1935, this textbook was a guide for many nurse teaching hospitals in Australia.
When Made
early 1930's
Made By
Australasian Medical Publishing company Ltd (Maker)
Significance
This book is significant as it efficiently assisted teaches and nurses. Before it was created, nurses took hand written notes at lecture periods or used roneoed doctors lectures.
Inscriptions & Markings
The book is titled ' Lectures for Nurses'.
The book was written by G. N. Burbidge and printed in 1935.She was a tutor sister at Alfred Hospital. She has autographed the book.The book was presented to her in 1954 to Sister Headberry who was also a tutor sister.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:10AM